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Russian Mosquito Festival runs ‘Tastiest Girl’ contest in Perm

The annual Russian Mosquito Festival will take place in the town of Berezniki in Perm region on the 17th and 18th of July.

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Among other unusual activities, there will be a competition for the ‘Tastiest Girl’ with the aim of ranking the girls based on the number of mosquito bites sustained. They will have to stand for 20 minutes wearing shorts or dresses, after which a jury will count the number of bites to find the winner. Read more: themoscowtimes.com